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1tsp epsom salt in 4 c warm water....spray on plant and then 10 days later. produces more fruit due to boost of magnesium... especially for tomatoes, peppers and roses...

Are Hookah Pipes Dangerous?

Nifty Ideas on how to make use of egg shells, I had saved them for the garden but never truly knew all of the uses.

How to Reuse Eggshells

How To Grow Your Own Ginger

Tomatoes will tell you what they need

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Garden hydrangea: The shrub is easy to grow, needing little fussing beyond watering, occasional feeding, and light pruning once a year.

20 colorful plants for shade gardens

How To Prune Garden Mums - Mine are starting to grow in, I will need these tips soon so they grow in nice and pretty!

How To Prune Garden Mums

fertilize orchids

A Quick Fertilizing Guide to Maintain your Orchid’s Health

Why water orchids with ice?

Phalaenopsis Orchid Care | Blog


10 Vegetables That You Can Regrow Again And Again | WonderfulDIY

The world's most perfect fertilizer + pesticide is epsom salt. Every other week- 1 gallon of water, 1 TBSP of miracle grow and 3 TBSP of epsom salt. You will have a great garden all season.

a craft a day: all in one organic fertilizer + pesticide

yes Complete guide to garden pruning

What to Prune When

Aspirin is the remedy for fungal plant problems, Black spot, powdery mildew, and rust are a terrible trio of fungi, which can attack and destroy your plants. Scientists have found that two uncoated aspirin tablets (325 milligrams each) dissolved in 1 quart of water and used as a foliar spray can thwart these diseases. I have not tried this, but I will.

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Brunnera "Jack Frost" - brightens up the shady areas with almost neon bright blue flowers and amazing white foliage. I only have one of these, but plan on many more. A top perrenial for me!

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Plant to replace hostas - Heucheras

Heuchera plants

1893. The first field guide to North American wildflowers. A favorite of Rudyard Kipling and Theodore Roosevelt.

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Copper Penny Gazing Ball

Bowling Ball Yard Art

Natural Pest Repellent Use orange and banana peels to keep the pests away. Cut up banana peels to bury 1 to 2 inches deep in the soil around plants that are prone to aphid infestations to repel and remove aphids from the area. Organic Authority recommends placing pieces of orange peel around affected plants or creating a tear in the orange peel and attaching it directly to the stem of the affected plant.

Banana Peels & Orange Peels in the Garden


21 Epsom Salt Garden "Cheats" You Don't Want To Miss!

Homemade Weed Killer1 gallon of white vinegar 1/2 cup salt Liquid dish soap (any brand) Empty spray bottle

My Kind Of Introduction: Homemade Weed Killer Recipes

Rooting Hydrangea Cuttings

Rooting Hydrangea Cuttings | A1 Pictures

Dried Banana Peels as a Plant Fertilizer Bananas are not only wonderful sources of potassium for people, but their peels are a great source of phosphorus, potassium and other important trace minerals for plants. ... ... To dry banana peels. Place them on paper towels in an open weave basket and allow to dry.

Alternative Gardning: Dried Banana Peels as a Plant Fertilizer

How to revitalize dirty and rusty pruning shears.

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Five steps to growing blueberries.....includes early pruning. I'm glad I read this!

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How to Get a Hydrangea Plant to Bloom

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How-to page for growing blueberries. Nobody eats veggies, so maybe use my yard space for things the family actually enjoys.

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